Laura Nineham

November 2014

November is the month when game shooters are in their element. The shooting is (hopefully) more accurate now the trigger is being pulled more often, the birds are flying faster…

Beretta 690 Field III

Jason Harris introduces the Beretta 690 Field III, the game-shooting cousin of the popular competition gun, the 692

marocchi 612S

The Italian-made Marocchi 612S "crossover" shotgun combines good looks with great handling

Purdey bicentenary trio

James Purdey & Sons, the Royal Gun and Rifle Makers, has announced it will be producing a commemorative trio of guns to celebrate 200 years in 2014.

Benelli Super Nova 12-bore

The Benelli SuperNova 12-bore is an advanced, aesthetically idiosyncratic pump-action shotgun built for a working life, says Lewis Potter

October 2014

Ah, October. Onto the pheasants then, and the first chance many of us will have had to get out into the field with shotgun in hand now the summer has…

country life fair

The first Country Life Fair, held at Fulham Palace on September 27th & 28th, includes a focus on country pursuits. Some of the finest names in the field will be…

baked river trout recipe

Make the most of the closing days of the trout season with this deliciously colourful baked trout recipe. It’s a light, summery dish that combines the fresh fish with the…

A collection of your photos taken out in the field. Do you have a picture you’d like us to add to the gallery? Email it to with a caption…

crab jaws

This step-by-step guide – with photos for each process – makes it easy to dress your freshly caught crab